L.A. Weekly Staff
20 hours ago | Lists
Is Los Angeles at peak barbecue? Compared to a few years ago, it sure seems like it. L.A. may not boast the same rich cultural heritage as Southern cities, but a growing demand for smoked meats has given rise to enterprising pitmasters who aren’t ...
2 months ago | Lists
Raise a glass to 2015. The past year has been kind to cocktail, wine, and beer drinkers alike (for the latter, see also 5 Best L.A. Breweries of 2015) — thanks to the debut of excellent bars that are pushing the boundaries of how we drink and...
3 months ago | Beauty
It's mid November, which means you're about to have a tension headache for roughly the next month and a half. The holidays are bright and shiny and fun, but they're also a big pain in the ass, so if you need a break from Santa breathing his s...
4 months ago | Best of L.A.
Some people trash Los Angeles for being a gridlocked, immobile city whose masses crawl, like a vast trapped animal, east-west and north-south in a rush-hour shaped like a crucifix that consumes nearly 10 hours of the 24-hour clock. The truth is, L...
5 months ago | Marijuana
Los Angeles Attorney Bruce M. Margolin has been at the center of the marijuana rights movement for decades, defending people in court from overzealous prosecutions and fighting for medical marijuana. But on a recent day in L.A., over the phone, Ma...